BREAKING NEWS
This content is not available in your region

Kazakh military helicopter with 13 people on board crashes

Access to the comments Comments
Text size Aa Aa

NUR-SULTAN (Reuters) – A Kazakh military helicopter with 13 people on board crashed on Wednesday in Kazakhstan during exercises, the Defence Ministry said.

The incident occurred when the helicopter was flying from Aktau to Shymkent as part of a group of four military helicopters. The ministry said there were casualties, but that it was not yet clear how many.

(Reporting by Tamara Vaal; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Andrey Ostroukh)

euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.